Latika Menon

Latika MenonDegrees/Education

PhD, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Bombay, India, 1997

Area(s) of Expertise

Experimental Nanophysics

Research Interests

Our research program is interdisciplinary at the interface of nanomaterials, physics, engineering and biology. The main focus is on the development of nanomaterials for applications in nanoelectronics, optoelectronics, spintronics, energy applications and biology. Current research interests are in the area of nanoporous alumina templates for synthesis of nanowire arrays, titania nanotubes for energy applications and spintronics, GaN and related nanowires for electronic and spintronic applications and Au nanowires for neuronal interfacing.

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Professor elected Fellow of Institute of Physics

Associate professor of Physics Latika Menon has been named a Fellow of the Institute of Physics.